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EVANS, Gloria Jan 26, 1952 – Sep 10, 2019

Gloria Jane Evans was born in Limestone County on Jan. 26, 1952, to Detsye Thorne and Claude Ivan Davis Jr. She peacefully entered into eternal rest on Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2019, at her home surrounded by loved ones.
She was preceded in death by her parents and one brother, Dwight Davis.
Visitation will be held from 3 to 3:45 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 12, at Limestone Chapel Funeral Home. Funeral for Mrs. Evans will be held at 4 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home, with Keith Davis and Daniel Smith officiating. Burial will be in Roselawn Cemetery.
Gloria was a loving wife, sister, mother, grandmother and friend.
She leaves her husband of 49 years, Royce W. Evans; two beautiful daughters, Daphne McElyea (Travis) and Tonya Nicholson (Marty); five granddaughters, Kayla King (Caleb), Riley McElyea (Blake), Tessa McElyea, Jadyn McElyea, Emma Nicholson; one great-granddaughter, Ellery Jane King; one sister, Tela Smith (John); one brother, Hal Davis (Dot); and several nieces, nephews and friends.
Pallbearers are Travis McElyea, Marty Nicholson, Blake McMahan, Caleb King, Daniel Smith and Matt Smith.
The family would like to thank everyone for their love, compassion and prayer during this time. Special thanks to Cancer Clinic and Hospice.

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